Book by Keegan John
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John Keegan is the Defence Editor of the Daily Telegraph and Britain's foremost military historian. The Reith Lecturer in 1998, he is the author of many bestselling books including The Face of Battle, Six Armies in Normandy, Battle at Sea, The Second World War, A History of Warfare (awarded the Duff Cooper Prize), Warpaths, The Battle for History, The First World War, and most recently, Intelligence in War. For many years John Keegan was the Senior Lecturer in Military History at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, and he has been a Fellow of Princeton University and Delmas Distinguished Professor of History at Vassar. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. He received the OBE in the Gulf War honours list, and was knighted in the Millennium honours list in 1999. John Keegan died in August 2012.Revue de presse :
"[John Keegan] has a remarkable capacity to appreciate both the political context of the war and its immediate meaning for those caught in the heat of battle... Lucid, informed and authoritative" ( Sunday Times)
"In this magnificently illustrated volume, our most original military historian gives the whys and wherefores of war as well as the blood and guts." ( Mail on Sunday)
"John Keegan's history of World War II stands above the competition" ( Preview)
"A graceful writer as well as a knowledgeable student of martial history, [Keegan] enlivens his chronicle with wry wit... An informed and informative accounting of a horrific war" ( Kirkus Reviews)
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Description du livre Penguin Books, 1990. Paperback. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire DADAX014011341X
Description du livre Penguin Books, 1990. État : New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Much more than a mere chronological narrative, the history of World War II is recounted both periodically and thematically. Keegan analyzes five crucial battles, each characteristic of a distinctive kind of warfare ofthe period. Photographs, maps, diagrams. N° de réf. du libraire ABE_book_new_014011341X
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Description du livre Penguin Books, 1990. Paperback. État : New. book. N° de réf. du libraire 014011341X
Description du livre Penguin Books, 1990. Paperback. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire P11014011341X